Kenneth Aldape

Dr. Kenneth Aldape

Head of the MacFeeters-Hamilton Brain Tumour Centre at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre/Ontario Cancer Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto 


Dr. Aldape is a neuropathologist with a research interest in primary brain tumors.  He has experience with identification of biomarkers in gliomas, including microarray studies.  He has identified a mesenchymal subgroup of glioma, which may be related to microenvironmental factors.  His work characterizes glioma subtypes as well as identifies clinically relevant molecular alterations in these tumors.

Funded Projects

A Minimalist Approach to Cancer Tissue-of-Origin Classification by DNA Methylation »

Research Specialties

Research Interests

  • Molecular Pathology
  • Neuropathological

Contact for Collaboration

University of Toronto
Toronto, ON
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